May 19, 2016 - Shelby County AgriLife Agent Lane Dunn is a busy man. He has to be to “wear as many hats” as he does: Agriculture, Natural Resources, Horticulture, Community Economic Development, and 4H Youth Development. Any one of these could be a full-time job and he is responsible for all of them.
April 10, 2016 - Though A. W. “Larry” Black left the Rusk County community of Concord many years ago, he is honoring his roots there. Now retired after a distinguished career in the U.S. Air Force and a resident of San Antonio, Mr.
March 30, 2016 - In ten seconds, where is the largest daylily farm in the southern United States? (No using Google!) If you answered Shelby County, Texas, you get an “A” because many life-long residents of our county are unaware of that fact.
January 11, 2016 - Forty-seven men and one woman have served as Shelby County Sheriff since the office was created in 1838, during the days of the Republic. Willis Blackwell became the forty-eighth person to hold the office when he was sworn in on Jan. 1, 2013.
November 9, 2015 - Noted author, educator, and historian David Swanzy will speak to the Timpson Area Geaealogical and Heritage Society at their regular monthly meeting in the Timpson Public Libray next Wednesday, Novwmber 18, 2015.
August 18, 2015 - If Timpson ISD had a Hall of Fame, Pat Franks Crawford would be in it. Her name, like those of Herbert Eakin, Preston Billingsley, and Tommy Mack Hooper, is forever linked to Timpson schools. When she retired from teaching at the end of the 2014-2015 school year, Mrs.